Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA) signs a multi-year agreement with AT&T

Posted Jan 7, 2014

Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) has signed a multiple year agreement with AT&T. As part of the agreement, current and future Tesla vehicles in North America will have access to high speed wireless connectivity. AT&T is going to power the Tesla remote engine diagnostics, telematics, and infotainment system. AT&T will also power Tesla’s Internet browsing, live traffic, weather, and navigation.

“Tesla’s goal has always been to catalyze the market for electric vehicles for all consumers while providing an exceptional driving experience,” stated Elon Musk, the co-founder and CEO of Tesla. “AT&T’s advanced and reliable wireless connectivity will help Tesla continue to deliver a cutting-edge ownership experience.”

“It’s an honor to work with a company as innovative as Tesla on delivering a connected experience inside automobiles for both drivers and passengers,” added Ralph de la Vega, president and CEO of AT&T Mobility.